Don Rickles Biography

Birthday: 1926-05-08
Place of Birth: New York City, New York USA
Height: 5' 6" (1.68 m)
Wiki Biography: After the Golden Era of Hollywood ended, Don Rickles is one man still living to tell his tales. One of the most respected talents in entertainment, Rickles got his start in the night clubs, toiling for over 20 years, until 1958, when Don made his film debut in Run Silent Run Deep (1958). The movie was a big hit. Afterward, Rickles continued acting, starring in films like X: The Man with the X-Ray Eyes (1963), Bikini Beach (1964), Enter Laughing (1967), and Kelly's Heroes (1970). In 1973, Don became a regular on Dean Martin's Celebrity Roasts. From 1973 until 1984, Don appeared frequently on Dean's show, paying tribute to some of his friends, like Bob Hope, Frank Sinatra, Lucille Ball, and was even the roast master on the roast for Dean Martin himself. In 1976, Don his own TV series "CPO Sharkey" (1976), which enjoyed a two year run. After 1984, Don began taking it easy, appearing in a few minor film roles. But in 1995, Don made a big comeback, appearing with Tom Hanks and Tim Allen in Toy Story (1995) in the role of the grouchy Mr. Potato Head. In 1999, he returned as Mr. Potato Head in Toy Story 2 (1999).

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TV Title Appeared As Year Genre
The Don Rickles Show (1972) Don Robinson 1972 - 1972
C.P.O. Sharkey C.P.O. Otto Sharkey 1976 - 1978 Comedy
Foul Ups, Bleeps & Blunders Himself - Host 1984 Comedy
Foul-Ups, Bleeps & Blunders Himself - Host 1984 Comedy
Daddy Dearest Al Mitchell 1993 Comedy
Roast of Bob Saget Himself 2008 -
Toy Story Toons Mr. Potato Head 2012
The Catch Roy Kozikowski 2017
Movies Title Appeared As Year Genre
Run Silent, Run Deep 1958 0
Muscle Beach Party 1964 0
Bikini Beach 1964 Comedy, Musical, Romance
Beach Blanket Bingo Big Drop 1965 Comedy, Musical, Romance
Enter Laughing 1967 Comedy, Romance
Keaton's Cop Jake 1990 Crime
Innocent Blood 1992 0, Reality Tv, Game Show
Toy Story Mr. Potato Head 1995
Casino Billy Sherbert 1995 Crime, Drama
Quest for Camelot 1998 Animation, Family, Adventure
Dennis the Menace Strikes Again George Wilson 1998 Family, Comedy
Toy Story 2 Mr. Potato Head 1999 0, Drama, 0
The J-K Conspiracy 2004
The Wool Cap 2004 Drama
Toy Story 3 Mr. Potato Head 2010 Drama, 0
Big Finish Ziggy 2014 Comedy
Dirty Work Mr. Hamilton 2018